Levin College of Law

Our reputation

Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas answers questions from law students at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. From left are UF Law students Lauren Humphries, David R. Maass, Eric Netcher and Zack Smith. Thomas appeared at the law school as part of the 2012 Marshall M. Criser Distinguished Lecture Series.

The University of Florida Levin College of Law’s has a well-earned reputation as the best law school in Florida and a swiftly rising force on the national scene.

Rankings and recognition

  • No. 1 law school in Florida, according to the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings (No. 24th among publics and tied for 48th overall)
  • No. 1 Tax Program in the nation among publics and No. 3 overall, according to the 2017 U.S. News & World Report rankings
  • The highest reputational scores in Florida, according to U.S. News & World Report
  • No. 5 law school in the nation for networking opportunities, as ranked by GraduatePrograms.com
  • UF Law’s Family Law Program is ranked No. 5 in the nation, according to Law Street Media
  • The National Jurist ranked UF Law the 13th “Best Value Law School” in the nation in 2014
  • No. 4 among publics and No. 8 overall for the number of degrees granted to sitting federal judges as of 2015, according to Federal Judicial Center data
  • No. 3 most affordable law school among the nation’s top 50 law schools, based on ABA data for tuition and fees plus annual expenses